Senior Information Security Engineer - REMOTE

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Posted 14 days ago United States Salary undisclosed
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Job Description

Job Description - Senior Information Security Engineer - REMOTE

Our client is a leading, global operator of electronic marketplaces for rates, credit, equities and money markets. They provide access to markets, data and analytics, electronic trading, straight-through-processing and reporting for clients in the institutional, wholesale and retail markets.

In order to capitalize on their success and continued growth plans they are seeking a Information Security Engineer, to join their Security team based in NJ. This position can be 100% remote, as long as He/She are open to some travel on a quarterly basis, or less..


To develop and deliver the application security program; to develop automation solutions and integrate tools to achieve more secure applications. This individual will be working closely with developers, development leads, software architects and application support engineers and the wider security organisation . The successful candidate will have a background in understanding application security and development of automation to further that aim.

We look to hire people who are comfortable in working with minimal supervision as part of a team that has consistently delivered ground-breaking and innovative solutions in one of the most exciting and fast-moving areas of the of the financial markets. We need people who are able to prioritize and can effectively communicate complex issues to non-technical team members. We need someone who has business experience in the Financial Industry, who can meet with our internal and external clients and talk confidently about our Cyber Security program, and help integrate our business needs with our Cyber Security needs.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Main Responsibilities will include driving forward the Application Security Program and delivering tools and processes into the environment
  • Review application architecture, identify security gaps and improve security posture.
  • Assessment of Application Vulnerabilities arising from penetration testing
  • Build automations and dashboard functionality
  • Introduce best practices and principles to enable consistent delivery and enable alignment with long-term direction.
  • Develop relationships with development teams, lead developers, architects and application support engineers.
  • Maintain credibility with developers and implementation teams
  • Understand software and system vulnerabilities (and sources of vulnerabilities)
  • Produce and Plan Security tool implementations (with support from security architecture group)
  • Design solutions that balance business requirements and cybersecurity requirements.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of application security experience
  • At least 3 years of experience in building an automation program
  • Experience with Secure Application development
  • Experience in delivering elements of application security programme
  • Experience in development and scripting with at least one mainstream language, e.g. Python, PowerShell, C#, Java
  • Understanding of Containerized environments and orchestration, e.g. Docker, Kubernetes (K8s), Hive
  • Experience with SOAR platforms such as Phantom, Demisto, UI Path
  • Knowledge or experience working in an Agile, CI/CD pipelines, DevSecOps in AWS and Google Cloud Platform environment
  • Experience with SAST and DAST tools such as Veracode, Checkmarx, Fortify or related
  • Experience performing threat modelling
  • Strong critical thinking, deductive reasoning, prioritization and problem-solving skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field.
  • CISSP, CISM or equivalent qualifications preferred
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